The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wilmslow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Cheshire / Wilmslow
Rank - 19 25
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow - 2.90% 6.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 8.33% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Median salary - £70,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +88.66%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wilmslow region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Wilmslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
19 24 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 13.77% 34.78% 19.01%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 24
Median salary £44,000 £55,662 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.95% +53.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,819 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £48,500 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

The demand trend of job ads across the Wilmslow region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

QA
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Wilmslow region.

QA Salary Trend in Wilmslow

QA
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wilmslow region with a requirement for QA.

1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Test Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy